Denver is an unincorporated community located in North Carolina, formerly known as Dry Pond. Denver-North-Carolina is a part of the Lincoln County and has a population of approximately 13.000 people. The settler of Denver is a man named Adam Sherrill which came to this area with his family in 1747. The community borrowed the name of Dry Pond from a small pond close to what is now Denver-North-Carolina that used to get dried in the summer thanks to the heat. Notable residents of Denver include writer Kevin Keck, motorcycle racer Jamie Hacking and public historian Dr. Kevin Cherry among many NASCAR residents like Hank Parker, Matt McCall and Travis Carter. If you plan to visit Denver, make sure you also see one of the following places.
Top Attractions withinDenver
Lake Norman is located in a beautiful park in Denver-North-Carolina, very easy to reach. Lake Norman offers a lot of fun and entertaining activities. Fishing is the favorite thing to do of most tourists who visit Lake Norman any time of the year, offering a great array of bluegill, yellow perch and largemouth bass. The park which is home to Lake Norman is one of the largest parks in the city and also in the county of Lincoln.
Verdict Ridge Golf and Country Club is one of the most beautiful golf clubs located in Denver. Although this location is new, it is very attractive to locals and tourist alike thanks to the great services and the beautiful city views it offers.
The Hanger Skatepark is the hot spot of skating in Denver-North-Carolina. This place was opened by the Denver Baptist Church. This great place has over 5000 square feet of covered park made exclusively for skating. If you love sports and you love skating or at least you want to try it, this place is the best you can reach in Denver.